Archive Shows

  • The Still

    6-7 Feb: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: What happens when exciting practitioners from outside theatre meet Improbable onstage?

  • Workshop: Permission Improbable - Women and Improv

    3 Feb: Creative Team Workshop What would an improv landscape created by women be like? Improbable Theatre explore the questions behind it.

  • Workshop: Creating The Process - An Improbable Masterclass

    7 Feb: Creative Team Workshop "What is your process?" is a common question. Improbable are interested in a different question: "What exactly is process?"

  • Too Much Too Young

    10 - 11 Feb: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Isn’t it daft that we ask teenagers to make really big decisions about their lives?

  • High School Musical

    11 - 13 Feb: A Northern Stage Hire: Newcastle High School for Girls performs Disney's High School Musical

  • Young People's First in 3 and Young Company Double Bill

    18 Feb: See what the young generation of theatre-makers have bubbling in their heads.

  • Performing Research: Scratch

    19 Feb: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Academic research meets actors, theatre makers, dancers and writers.

  • Mark Thomas - Cuckooed

    20 Feb: Comedy's elder statesman and arty mischief-maker Mark Thomas embarks on his new nationwide tour.

  • Newcastle University School of Modern Languages: Confession

    20 Feb: A Northern Stage Hire: Confession by Wan Fang, translated from the Chinese by students of Newcastle University School of Modern Languages

  • Birdsong

    23 - 28 Feb: Critically acclaimed show, based on the world famous novel by Sebastian Faulks, marking the 100th anniversary of the First World War.

  • A Lyrical Dance Concert: a pop-musical cabaret

    24 - 25 Feb: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: A party in a comedy double act, in a cabaret show, in a gig, in an experimental dance performance.

  • Playing Up

    26 Feb: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Eight brand new plays by emerging north-east playwrights.

  • Lands of Glass

    26 - 28 Feb: A remarkable glass orchestra invites you to a town like no other.

  • Workshop: Adaptation with Unfolding Theatre

    28 Feb: Creative Team Workshop Unfolding Theatre share their approach to adapting a novel.

  • First in 3

    5 Mar & 7 May: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Our popular scratch night showcasing local theatre-makers upcoming work.

  • Standby for Tape Back-Up

    10 - 11 Mar: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: The true story of one man’s journey into synchronicity and madness.

  • Macbeth

    10 - 14 Mar: “Whence is that knocking? How is it with me, when every noise appals me?”

  • What the Body Does Not Remember

    17 - 18 Mar: Wim Vandekeybus' brutal confrontation of dance and music - one of the most exciting pieces of dance ever made.

  • Confirmation

    23-24 Mar: A show about the gulfs we can't talk across, and the way we choose to see only the evidence that proves we're right.

  • The Red Chair

    24-25 Mar: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Let us tell you a strange tale that did unfold someplace in the glum north of the warld...

  • Generations at Springtime

    28 Mar: A Northern Stage Hire: Glorious musical enjoyment and entertainment from Felling Male Voice Choir and friends.

  • Great Northern Slam

    8 Apr: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Performance poetry meets X-Factor as the Great North Slam comes to Northern Stage.

  • The Town Meeting

    10 Apr: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Your town is teetering on the brink. Homes and livelihoods are at stake. Time is running out to have your say...

  • I Believe In Unicorns by Michael Morpurgo

    16 - 18 Apr: A spellbinding and moving story by one of our greatest storytellers.

  • Cyrano de Bergerac

    29 Apr - 16 May: Blessed with being brilliant at everything, cursed by having the biggest and ugliest nose in all of France.

  • Big Red Bath

    7 - 9 May: A quirky, vibrant and humorous adaptation of Julia Jarman and Adrian Reynold’s popular children’s picture book

  • Where The Bear Sleeps

    13 May: Merging myth, epic and fairytale, storyteller Nick Hennessy delivers us from Northern Stage to the snow-swathed, Finnish far-North.

  • Gods Are Fallen And All Safety Gone

    4 - 6 Jun: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Intimate and funny; a lifetime of conversations, condensed into one hour.

  • Phoenix Dance Theatre: Mixed Programme 2015

    28 May: A double bill by one of the most influential figures in world dance, Christopher Bruce CBE

  • The Six O' Clock News

    3 Jul: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Daniel Bye and Northern Stage present a unique performance experiment.

  • Going Viral

    15 - 16 Jul: How are you feeling? Don't just say what you always say. How are you really feeling?

  • Snow White

    16 - 17 Oct: balletLORENT's dark and mystical adaptation reimagines the story of a mother’s poisonous jealousy in a dance theatre production for family audiences.

  • Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs)

    20 - 24 Oct: Mayor Goodman has been assassinated. Contract killer Macheath has just married Pretty Polly Peachum and Mr and Mrs Peachum aren't happy. Not one bit.

  • The Wizard of Oz

    30 Nov - 31 Dec: Based on the original story by L. Frank Baum.

  • Meal Deal

    Various dates FOOD: Click here to book a pre-show Meal Deal at the restaurant.

  • A Night Extraordinary

    Date to be confirmed: An evening of theatrical celebration at Northern Stage.

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